Top South African YouTubers Worth Watching During 21 days Lockdown

The fact that data is expensive and not everybody has access to smartphones has not curtailed South African YouTubers from taking multimedia in a massive way in the last few years. There are a number of fascinating YouTubers in South Africa who are worth noting and who have been providing the country and the world with interesting content. You may ask what constitutes a YouTube personality? Well, there is no definite way of defining a YouTuber, but looking at numbers, one can easily tell who are the top YouTube Channel in the country.

MDM Sketch Comedy

This is a sketch comedy channel for Mthandeni Dlamini Mahlaba. Mthandeni is a filmmaker-Animator, writer and an actor he also does stand up comedy.


Comedy has today become a whole career by itself, thanks to social media platforms like YouTube and Instagram. Comedians do not have to do stand up comedy or appear on the television to make it in the comedy industry. Leon and Gumede is a South African comedian who does funny skits and videos.

Leon Gumede videos are always fun to watch, and he makes viewers laugh all the time. Most of the videos he does are in the South African language, but they have the subtitles in English. Therefore, everyone can understand. Gumede works with other South African comedians in his funny videos. For instance, he worked with Thuli Madlamuka, among others while doing sketch comedy.

Skits By Sphe

Award Winning comedian and Youtuber Sphelele Cele Official channel sketch comedian and concept developer, he also have The Web Series called Roomza a person with whom one shares a room or lodging.

Podcast and Chill with MacG

On this channel, you will find weekly episodes where MacG sits down with different guests – a mix of celebrities and ordinary people.

On this channel, he sits down with a guest and they discuss everything, from careers to their relationships. He started this channel with his long-time friend Lenn Moleko and a third person who they describe as the beautiful ghost lady.

The channel has grown to 33.5k subscribers.


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Ofentse Mwase Films

OMFilms YouTube channel, the home of South Africa’s most amazing Visuals. OMFilms is a Production company owned by married couple Ofentse and Nelisiwe Mwase. Your Premiere Comedy and Dance Channel. Please feel at home and as always, Thanks for Watching.

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